MomSpeak - October 2016 October 1, 2016 Site Staff FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedin MomSpeakHow You Can Improve Special Education in Your DistrictSteps you can take to make positive changes in your school's special-education services MomSpeakDo You Have an Emergency Plan for Your Child With Special Needs?If an emergency struck, do you know how you'd be reunited with your child? These tips help you prepare for the unexpected. MomSpeakA Buy (Almost) Nothing Birthday PartyTry a birthday party that repurposes items for an eco- and wallet-friendly celebration. MomSpeakMake Meal Planning Easier This School YearDo you find yourself racing to figure out dinner and often opting for takeout? Try these tips to make dinnertime healthier and less stressful. MomSpeakTips for a Toddler Blood TestIf you have to take a young child for a blood draw, here are 10 tips to make the experience less traumatic.